Saturday, 14 January 2017, 11:00
Ukrainian Cultural Centre, 154 Holland Park Ave, London
Join us for a special screening of Nicky Tanner (in Ukrainian – Mykyta Kozhumiaka) – first ever Ukrainian 3D animated film that enjoyed a smashing success in Ukraine. Over 20 countries have purchased rights for its screening. This is your only chance to see it for free in London!
This animation is created by Panama Grand Prix Animation Studio. Studio Panama Grand Prix was founded in Kiev in 2011 with an ambitious goal to create three-dimensional animation films.“Nicky Tanner” is their first project.
A small boy must embark on a fantastic quest to save both the world of humans and the world of magic from a witch possessed by a dragon’s ghost. Together with Eddie, the wanna-be wizard, and Rocky, the feral wild child, he’ll have to prove what it takes to be a real hero!
The Mykyta Kozhumiaka (Nicky Tanner) animation continues the story of a famous hero Kyrylo Kozhumiaka, who has conquered the last Firedrake. However, this time his 12 y.o. son takes the lead. The boy has no magical powers, like his father did, and has got only the strength of his character to stand up against the Dragon and save the world. Nicky and his new friends are up to an exciting adventure in the magical world. The story with a happy end and true friendship to show that being a real hero requires more than just physical strength – the strength of one’s spirit. Read more here.
The film is based on the stories of Ukrainian writer Anton Siyanika.
Trailer (in Ukrainian with English subtitles)
The screening is organised with support of the Embassy of Ukraine to the UK